Truckers Favorite Corn is an open-pollinated, heirloom with maturity of 115 days. 8-9’H plants produce 8-10″L ears with 14-18 rows of white kernels. Heat tolerant. Stays fresh for a long time. Truckers Favorite Corn is a field dent corn that is excellent for roasting in the milk stage, frying or used as a dent. Perfect for hominy. Excellent silage. Approximately 250 seeds per ounce or 4,000 seeds per pound
Companions: Bean, cucumber, melon, parsley, pea, potato, pumpkin, squash. Allies: Odorless marigold and white geranium deter Japanese beetles. Pigweed raises nutrients from the subsoil to where the corn can reach them. Enemies: Tomatoes and corn are attacked by the same worm.
CORN: Disease Resistance and Tolerance Key
ComR – Common Rust
MDMR – Maize Dwarf Mosaic Rust
NCLB – Northern Corn Leaf Blight
R – Rust
SCLB – Southern Corn Leaf Blight
SW – Stewart’s Wilt
Each seed packet contains approximately 60+ seeds. Available from SeedGro, an American brand offering only the best natural, non-GMO, open-pollinated, hybrid, and heirloom untreated seeds.